Japanese Film Festival presents special screenings of Makoto Shinkai's new film Your Name on November 24th across Ireland.
Morten, which is slated to commence production at Telegael’s studios in Baile na hAbhann, Galway on Sep 19th, will be Ireland's first stop-motion feature.
Cartoon Saloon's two-time Oscar nominee Tomm Moore will receive The Murakami Award at Animation Dingle.
The first ever Irish Animation Awards will take place on Friday 13th March at the Dingle Skelligs Hotel in Dingle.
Irish Animation: Amazon has picked up Brown Bag Films' The Stinky & Dirty Show for full series.
Screen Training Ireland and Animation Skillnet are currently seeking applicants for a pilot one-year Traineeship Programme for Animation and VFX.
Entries are still open for the first Animation Ireland Awards, Dingle March 13th. Submissions close January 30th.
The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland has announced the award of €1.414m to 25 education and animation projects, through its Sound & Vision funding scheme.
Irish Animation: Geronimo Productions secures worldwide distribution for Nelly & Nora, which will world premiere on RTEjr on February 2nd.